What are the costs of using the Research Data Storage Facility (RDSF)?

5TB of Research Data Storage Facility disk storage per Data Steward are provided to University Staff who Principal Investigators this provision is currently free at the point of access. 

Requests above 5TB of disk storage per Data Steward will be charged, based on the requirement. New annual costs for this storage have been approved by the University's TRAC (Transparent Approach to Costing) committee and can now be added in worktribe, under Research Facilities.

Guidance on how to use this new annual costing model is being developed with Finance Costing Specialists and Academic Stakeholders.

Please email grp-acrc-facilitators@groups.bristol.ac.uk and your finance costing specialist if you have costings questions for grant applications and your post aware specialist if you need to purchase RDSF storage.

Email rdsf-help@bristol.ac.uk for support.

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